Placement & Administration Officer

  • Job Reference: 00001063-1
  • Date Posted: 9 October 2020
  • Recruiter: New Chapters Fostercare
  • Location: Shifnal, Shropshire
  • Salary: £18,000 to £22,000
  • Sector: Administration & Secretarial, Education / Childcare, Support Workers
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Salary £18000- £22000                     

Closing Date 9th November 2020

Interview Date 23rd & 24th November 2020

New Chapters Fostercare is an "Outstanding" Ofsted rated Independent Fostering Agency that provides a therapeutic approach to parenting and building relationships. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full-time Placement & Administration Officer to join our team.  

You will be customer focussed, respond to placement requests, and identify suitable fostering placements and service solutions, by working with Local Authority Placement Teams, Commissioning Teams, Foster Carers and Social Workers. 

You will work closely with social workers who are assessing applicants to become foster carers. You will work alongside administration and complete day to day administration duties.  

The ideal candidate will be very organised, have excellent customer service skills, have experience of working in sales, enjoy working as part of a team and be able to build successful professional relationships.

This is a great opportunity to join an established and growing company with a commitment to career development.  All necessary training will be provided.

If you are as passionate as us about helping vulnerable children have the future they deserve then we would love to hear from you?

This post is subject to Safe Recruitment and an enhanced DBS 

For an application pack please email info@newchaptersfostercare.co.uk